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    Default relation VS relationship

    I have checked they up in my dictionaries and I have found out that their definitions are the same.

    However, what I have realized is that relation is rather impersonal while relaitonship is more personal.

    Do you concur with me on that?
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    Default Re: relation VS relationship

    Quote Originally Posted by panicmonger View Post
    I have checked they up in my dictionaries and I have found out that their definitions are the same.

    However, what I have realized is that relation is rather impersonal while relaitonship is more personal.

    Do you concur with me on that?
    Thank you.
    You can have a relationship with somebody.
    You can't have a relation with somebody.
    You can have relationships with several people.
    You can have (sexual) relations with one person.
    You can have (sexual) relations with several people.

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